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(Portuguese ˌəməˈpɑː)
(Placename) a state of N Brazil, on the Amazon delta. Capital: Macapá. Pop: 516 511 (2002). Area: 143 716 sq km (55 489 sq miles)
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(ˌɑ mɑˈpɑ)

a federal territory in N Brazil. 373,994; 54,160 sq. mi. (140,276 sq. km). Cap.: Macapá.
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Great Panther operates three mines including the Tucano Gold Mine in Amapa State, Brazil, and two primary silver mines in Mexico: the Guanajuato Mine Complex and the Topia Mine.
Randolf Rodrigues, a senator for Amapa state, blamed Bolsonaro for repeatedly promising to allow mining on protected indigenous reserves, where it is prohibited.
Beadell operates the 100% owned Tucano Gold Mine in mining-friendly Amapa State, northern Brazil.
At 1055 h on 21 September 2015, a leucistic male of Tropidurus hispidus was photographed on a rocky surface and leaf litter around the Fortaleza de Sao Jose de Macapa (0.031058[degrees]N, 51.049133[degrees]W, datum WGS84), municipality of Macapa, Amapa state, Brazil.
The first 3 were in the municipality of Almeirim, Para State, and the last in the municipality of Laranjal do Jari, Amapa State, in a region of tropical humidity climate, with an average distance of 50 km between them at latitudes from 1.00[degrees] to 2.00[degrees]S and longitudes of 52.00[degrees] to 53.00[degrees]W.
Beadell owns and operates the Tucano gold mine in Amapa State, in the north of Brazil.
bitentaculata to the North coast was published during the 1960's (Alvarino, 1968), described between off Amapa State and French Guiana.
Mammals of Amapa State, Eastern Brazilian Amazonia: a revised taxonomic list with comments on species distributions.
A new species of Tricorythopsis Traver, 1958 (Leptohyphidae) and occurrence of Pannota (Insecta: Ephemeroptera) species in Amapa state, Brazil.
We are especially thankful for the institutional support provided by the Fundacao Zoobotanica de Maraba, Parque Zoobotanico Adhemar Monteiro, Criatorio e Mantenedor Toca da Kuka in Para Stateand Parque Zoobotanico Arivaldo Barreto, Ceta Ecotel in Amapa State.